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shim

(shim),
In magnetic resonance imaging, fine adjustment of the magnetic field to improve uniformity.
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shim

(shĭm) [Of uncertain origin]
In magnetic resonance imaging, a gradient magnetic field that is used to improve the homogeneity of the main magnetic field.
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Shiming beat Barnes in the Beijing 2008, below, and London 2012 light-fly semi-finals, the second time on a countback after a draw.
It was worth to point out that if all nodes from the same secondary nets were expelled, these secondary nets would also be cut temporarily (Seok-Won Kang, Jae-Ryong Cha, Jae-Hyun KimA., 2010, Shiming W, Cungang L, Zhongmiao Z, et al., 2011).
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At the other end of the scale, slick Chinese lightflyweight Zou Shiming will go for his second consecutive gold while at flyweight one of Selby's main rivals, Rau'shee Warren, makes history as the first American boxer to contest three Olympics.
Fan Shiming compares Chinese attitudes toward the United States and Japan, drawing on Chinese and international surveys.
The epicenter is in Shiming village, about 2 kilometers away from the county seat.Three aftershocks, measuring up to 4.7 degrees on the Richter Scale, jolted the county within 10 minutes.Armymen are rushing to the site.
The epicenter, with a depth of 10 kilometers, was in Shiming village,
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"Consumers understand very well the concept of the health benefits from drinking tea or consuming other tea products," said Shiming Li of WellGen Inc, who reported on the new study with Chi-Tang Ho and his colleagues.
The market will be the first of a number of projects to be implemented by the newly established "Chinese Competition Spirit" company - a Saudi-Chinese joint venture established by Saudi businessman Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Kridis and his Chinese counterpart Wei Shiming.